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Jul 27, 2017

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Tom Brady Meets and Greets to Make Wishes Come True

Patriots.com

Make-A-Wish children Nick, Ramon, Chad, Sebastian, Shravya, Parish, Colson, Gabriella and Gabrielcould not contain their excitement as they stepped into the Gillette Stadium locker room. There they found customized jerseys and prepped for their time with the quarterback Tom Brady.

Jul 26, 2017

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Colson meets Tom Brady through Make-A-Wish

Blue Ridge Now

Young Patriot fan and wish kid Colson, 9, was diagnosed with a vascular disorder at just 3 months old. His dream came true when he got to walk through the gates at Gillette Stadium and shake hands and talk with New England quarterback Tom Brady.

Jul 25, 2017

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Four boys taken on Concord Mills shopping spree through Make-a-Wish

WSOC

Four boys, each diagnosed with serious illnesses, got a break from their health battles when Make-a-Wish took them on a shopping spree at Concord Mills.

Jul 19, 2017

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Symmetry Raises Funds for Make-A-Wish in 2017 Trailblaze Challenge

Cision PRWeb

Symmetry Financial Group staff members participated in the Trailblaze Challenge hosted by Make-A-Wish Central and Western North Carolina on May 20th, 2017. The Symmetry Team raised over $28,000 in donations for the nonprofit organization during the one day event.

Jul 11, 2017

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Symmetry Raises Donations for Make-A-Wish in 2017 Trailblaze Challenge

Insurance News Net

Symmetry Financial Group staff members participated in the Trailblaze Challenge hosted by Make-A-Wish Central and Western North Carolina on May 20th, 2017. The Symmetry Team raised over $28,000 in donations for the nonprofit organization during the one day event.

Jul 09, 2017

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Make-A-Wish kids star in superhero film

Gaston Gazette

A beautiful day on Main Street took a turn Sunday morning when a thieving gang of henchmen cracked open the safe of the old Wells Fargo Bank. But just as the criminals began their getaway, the heist was foiled by the crime-fighting superhero team of Lobsterman and Master Builder. Lobsterman and Master Builder, are 5-year-old wish kid Jackson, of Lincolnton, and 8-year-old wish kid Joell, of Charlotte.

Jul 02, 2017

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10th Annual Pitchin for Wishes Cornhole Tourney Coming Soon

WBT Charlotte's News Talk

On this Sunday’s episode of “At Home with Roby”, Trent and Patrick share details about Andrew Roby and Harris Teeter’s 10th annual Pitchin’ for Wishes Cornhole Tourney coming up on Saturday, September 16th at Freedom Park to raise funds for Make-A-Wish® Central & Western North Carolina.

Jun 29, 2017

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Sarah wishes for a Disney dream vacation

The Archdale-Trinity News


Braxton Craven student and wish kid Sarah was surprised on her last day of school when she caught sight of a giant Disney-esque banner bearing her name on display in the gym, revealing her wish has been granted!

Jun 14, 2017

sports

Greg Olsen makes wish come true

Panthers.com

The Panthers added a new tight end shortly before they kicked off their three-day minicamp Tuesday morning. Thanks to Make-A-Wish, 17-year-old Foster Hale of Indian Trail, N.C. spent the day with Greg Olsen.

Jun 14, 2017

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Foster's wish becomes reality

Panthers.com

An inside look at Foster's special day with Greg Olsen in the locker room, on the practice field and in the meeting room.

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